SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- As a child, Kyle Brindza used to play roller hockey in the street with other kids from his neighborhood.
Potentially following in the tradition of diminutive scoring point guards like C.J. Watson, John Lucas III, D.J.
When the Bears run out of the tunnel at Soldier Field to kick off the 2014 regular season, Pro Bowl guard Kyle Long will see a familiar face on the opposite sideline.
As the 2013 draft unfolded, with six offensive linemen going in the first 11 picks, Bears general manager Phil Emery’s options at a priority position were shrinking.
De'Anthony Thomas (RB), Oregon
6'0" | 202 lbs.
96 CAR, 594 YDS, 8 TD, 22 REC, 246 YDS, TD